Weekly fishing tournaments continue at Bone Creek

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The Thursday night catch-and-release tournament at Bone Creek Reservoir is a great opportunity for anglers and youngsters alike to practice social distancing, get outdoors, and have some fun. Bone Creek Tournaments took a few weeks off due to stay-at-home orders, but with some input from officials, has returned. While May… Read More

COVID-19 shuts down NCBA Division II Post Season

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From a letter from National Club Baseball Association President, Sandy Sanderson: Unfortunately the impacts of the CoronaVirus and the most up-to-date measures to prevent spread have now terminally impacted the NCBA’s chances of hosting any NCBA Division II post season activities. Nearly all of the schools who have not shut… Read More

Governor announces 0% interest loan for Kansas hospitality related businesses

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Attention to those in the hospitality industry: The Kansas governor has established the Hospitality Industry Relief Emergency (HIRE) Fund to provide bridge loans for Kansas’ hospitality sector during the COVID-19 crisis. The administration has allocated $5 million for a round of bridge loans to hospitality businesses. https://www.kansascommerce.gov/covid-19-response/hospitality-industry-relief-emergency-hire-fund/… Read More

Four State Farm Show rescheduled for July 24-26

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The Robert W. Plaster Center will provide the opportunity for indoor exhibits to be featured as part of the Four State Farm Show in addition to outdoor displays. UPDATED March 20, 2020: Due to the ongoing global pandemic and out of an abundance of… Read More

Outdoor recreation an option for social distancing

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During this time of social-distancing, outdoor recreation provides many great opportunities that can be enjoyed alone or with your family. One of our area’s greatest treasures, the Mined Land Wildlife Area provides over 1,500 acres of public water for fishing. We also have a variety of trails to… Read More

Seeking 2020 Advisory Board members

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The Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking members for its 2020 Advisory Board. The Advisory Board provides input and guidance towards the CVB’s mission, which is to promote travel and tourism in Crawford County, Kansas through sporting events, conventions, conferences and general travel. Utilize attractions, facilities and accommodations… Read More

Mississippi Gulf Coast and Lackawanna to face off in national championship

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PITTSBURG, Kan. – Seven different teams have held the top two slots in the National Junior College football rankings this season, but it’s only the final regular season rankings that matter. Finishing the regular season No. 1 is Mississippi Gulf Coast (11-0), and No. 2 is Lackawanna (10-0), the only… Read More

Little Blue Books showcased as Miners Hall Museum quarterly exhibit

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FRANKLIN, Kan. – Miners Hall Museum in Franklin, KS is proud to announce the 2019 Fourth Quarterly Exhibit, a Spirit of the Little Balkans Series, “Little Blue Books 100 Years!” opening October 1 and continuing through December 28, 2019. The exhibit is hosted by Linda Knoll. Linda is an educator,… Read More

Groundbreaking set for first storm shelter at a Kansas state park

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FARLINGTON, Kan. – Six years ago, Aggie Keesling had a dream, and that dream is about to come true. On Saturday, September 21, ground breaking for the new storm shelter, the first storm shelter at any state park in Kansas, will take place. All are invited to join in celebrating… Read More